Limited to 300 units “buffet” for lovers of the brand 2018-2019 Subaru – charged version of “forbidden fruit,” the Forester tS in .
The company 2018-2019 Subaru Tecnica International declassified its “charged” SUV at the New York Auto Show. But despite this, the model will be offered exclusively for the Japanese market and in strictly limited quantities.
Externally, distinctive features 2018-2019 Subaru Forester tS became the new sport aerodynamic body kit that includes a rear aluminum diffuser, a modified grille with a red stripe, black mirrors, black spoiler on the trunk lid, 19-inch wheels, as well as many emblems tS, “scattered” throughout the body.
The interior has a sporty design, as indicated by black leather with red contrasting seams, inlays in carbon fiber and aluminum sports pedals. We should also mention suede trim door inserts, seats and ceiling, giving the impression of sporting luxury. The most striking element of the interior design, in addition to the inserts and embossing «STI» is a bright red button to start and stop the motor, the right of the Multifunction with gearshift paddles.
After two rearmost exhaust pipe came the high-pitched and slightly menacing roar of the 2.0-liter engine, which is located under the hood. Turbocharged boxer four-cylinder unit develops 250 hp power and 339 Nm of torque. Working in tandem with the CVT continuously variable transmission, all-wheel drive 2018-2019 Subaru Forester tS, weighing 1642 kg, it accelerates to a hundred in just 6.4 seconds and top speed is 263 km / h. Regarding the work of stepless variator, it is quite obedient and predictable that at some point may seem a bit “boring” considering a charismatic unit is in front of us. Powerful “gusts” crossover will be “put out” by the Brembo racing brakes, “dressed” in black shrouds.
Among other features of the model should be noted the installation of more stringent front and rear sub-frames, which improved handling and reduced body roll when cornering, as compared to the production car.
A unique version of the Forester tS with the sporty character and everyday practicality in Japan will cost about 1.69 million rubles.